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Jacob A. Taour

Published: Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

OREGON – Jacob A. Taour, 20, of Oregon, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at his home.

He was born June 18, 1993, in Winfield, the son of Ali and Mary (Koch) Taour. He was a 2011 graduate of Oregon High School. Jacob loved his music, his friends and driving and travelling, even if just to Rockford. He loved people and expressed it with intelligence and his own sense of humor.

He is survived by his parents, Ali and Mary Taour of Oregon; sister, Miriam Taour of Tacoma, Wash.; brother, Benjamin Taour of Oregon; paternal grandmother, Aicha Ait-Khalil of Morocco; many aunts and uncles; and his friends.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandfather.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Daysville Cemetery in rural Oregon.

A memorial fund has been established.  

Visit www.farrellhollandgale.com to send condolences.

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